A loan of $500 helps to buy a new fishing canoe, a large cooler, a chest freezer, hooks, baits, flippers and new goggles.


Rosana's story

Rosana is a 21 year old married woman with two children. She runs a small fishing business in her community to earn a living. She has two years of experience with this business.

Rosana needs a loan to buy a new fishing canoe, a large cooler, a chest freezer, hooks, baits, flippers and new goggles. She plans to use her profits to pay for her families weekly expenses. She has been a member of SPBD since 2021.


This loan is special because:

It provides women with credit in a country where alternative financing is extremely scarce.

Mark McDonagh, Kiva staff

Mark McDonagh
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.